Flashcards in Mid-Term Study Questions Deck (32)
What are the years of the Abrahamic Period?
2100 BC (Call of Abraham) - 1450 BC (Exodus from Egypt)
In which chapter does one find the Abrahamic covenant of circumcision?
What are the years of the Sinai Period?
1450 BC (Exodus) - 1050 BC (United Monarchy)
What year was the exodus from Egypt?
~ 1450 BC
How many promises did God make to Abraham, what are they, and where in the Bible?
Seven Promises (Gen. 12:1-3):
1. Many descendants-too many to count
2. Relationship with God
3. Promise Land
4. His presence ("I will be with you")
5. Nations blessed by his "seed"
6. Father of many nations
7. Kings will come from his line "Judah"
Biblical chapters stating the 10 Commandments?
Exodus 20 and Deuteronomy 5.
Order of 10 Commandments?
1. ONE God. Have no gods besides Jehovah.
2. (bowing) Do not bow down to worship other gods
3. "B" blaspheming, Do not take God's name in vain
4. (lazy boy chair) Keep the Sabbath
5. (baby carriage) Honor your father and mother
6. (6ft under) Don't murder
7. "A" Do not commit adultery
8. "S" Do not steal
9. (speaking bubble) False witness
10. (the best of someone else's) Do not Covet
How many prophets, and how are the numbers divided (N. Kingdom, S. Kingdom, Post-Exilic)?
- 3 Northern Kingdom
- 3 Post-Exilic
- 10 Southern Kingdom
Which prophets were northern kingdom?
Which prophets were post-exilic?
Which prophets were southern kingdom?
(All the rest, after n. kingdom + post-exilic)
Centuries for Amos, Daniel, Ezekiel, Hosea, Isaiah, Jeremiah, Micah?
Centuries for Given Prophets:
1. Hosea (8th)
2. Amos (8th)
3. Isaiah (8th)
4. Micah (8th)
5. Jeremiah (7th)
6. Ezekiel (6th)
7. Daniel (6th)
Time Periods for "ASKET"?
(no "C" for "Creation" because no date given.)
A - Abraham, 2100-1450 BC
S - Sinai, 1450-1050 BC
K - Kings, 1050-586 BC
E - Exile, 586-539 BC
T - Temple, 539-430 BC
Where in the Bible was the Mosaic Covenant given, and under what CASKET period?
Exodus 24; Sinai
When was there a united monarchy (kingdom)?
1050 - 930 BC
Where was the Davidic Covenant given in the Bible, and under what CASKET period?
2 Sam 7 + 1 Chr 17; Kings
When did the division of the united kingdom occur?
When did the northern kingdom begin, and when and how did it end?
930 BC; 722 BC, at the hand of the Assyrians.
When did the southern kingdom begin, and when and how did it end?
930 BC; 586 BC, when Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon destroys Jerusalem and the Temple and sends exiles all to Babylon.
When was the 1ST deportation by Babylonian king Nebuchadnezzar?
605 BC, same year as his defeat of Egypt.
When did Nebuchadnezzar defeat Egypt?
605 BC, same year as first deportation.
When did Daniel go to Babylon, and under what circumstances?
605 BC, during the 1st deportation.
When was the 2ND deportation by Babylonian king Nebuchadnezzar?
597 BC, same year Ezekiel went to Babylon.
When did Ezekiel go to Babylon, and under what circumstances?
597 BC, during the 2nd deportation.
When did Nebuchadnezzar destroy Jerusalem and the Temple?
586 BC, same year as the exile to Babylon.
When did Cyrus defeat Babylon, and what is the significance?
539 BC; marks the beginning of the Temple period of CASKET.
When did Cyrus issue the decree that allowed Jews to return to Jerusalem?
When was the FIRST return of Jews to Jerusalem after exile, and under whose leadership did they go?
538 BC, same year as Cyrus's decree, under Zerubbabel and Joshua.
When did Haggai and Zechariah prophesy?